Fire marshal investigating vacant trailer fire in East Cape Girardeau

The state fire marshal is investigating an abandoned trailer fire in East Cape Girardeau, Ill.
Published: May. 27, 2022 at 7:01 PM CDT|Updated: May. 28, 2022 at 6:50 AM CDT
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EAST CAPE GIRARDEAU, Ill. (KFVS) - A vacant trailer fire is under investigation by the Illinois state fire marshal.

Smoke could be seen in the distance as crews arrived on scene to a fire in East Cape Girardeau.

The fire was on the north side of IL-146 on Trea Drive.

A spokesperson with McClure East Cape Fire Protection said no injuries were reported and the fire was at an abandoned trailer from the flood of 2019.

They also said it is the second fire reported in the area.

Crews with McClure-East Cape Fire Protection District and the Cape Girardeau Fire Department were on scene.

The Wolf Lake Fire Department brought in water trucks to help other agencies.

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